IP/16/2623  27-07-2016 - European Commission further strengthens senior management by appointing four Deputy Directors-General 
European Commission - - Press release European Commission Brussels, 27 July 2016 Today, the European Commission further strengthened its top management by appointing four Deputy Directors-General as of 1 September 2016. Today, the European Commission further strengthened its top management by appointing four Deputy Directors-General as of 1 September 2016: Ms Charlina Vitcheva...
IP/16/2551  19-07-2016 - EU 2015 accounts adopted: performance focus shows the EU budget is delivering 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 19 July 2016 The European Commission today published accountability reports on the implementation of the 2015 EU budget, bringing them all together for the first time. With the accounts set to receive a clean bill of health for the ninth year in a row,...
IP/16/2301  14-07-2016 - European Commission appoints new Head of Representation in Lisbon 
European Commission - - Press release European Commission Brussels, 14 July 2016 Today the European Commission has appointed Ms Sofia Colares Alves as the new Head of its Representation in Portugal. Ms Alves, who will take up office on 16 July, brings over twenty years of European and International affairs experience to the...
IP/16/2347  30-06-2016 - Draft EU Budget 2017: Commission proposes a budget focused on priorities - growth, jobs and a solid response to the refugee crisis 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 30 June 2016 Draft EU Budget 2017: Commission proposes a budget focused on priorities - growth, jobs and a solid response to the refugee crisis The Commission has today proposed the 2017 draft EU Budget of €134.9 billion in payments focusing on the two...
MEMO/16/2358  30-06-2016 - Draft EU Budget 2017 – Questions and Answers 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 30 June 2016 What is the overview of the Draft Budget 2017? APPROPRIATIONS BY HEADING DB 2017 (in billion, EUR) Budget 2016 (in billion, EUR) CA PA CA PA 1. Smart and inclusive growth: 74.7 56.6 69.8 66.2 Competitiveness for growth and jobs 21.1...
IP/16/1985  03-06-2016 - European Commission appoints new Head of Representation in Luxembourg 
European Commission - - Press release European Commission Brussels, 3 June 2016 The European Commission appointed Ms Yuriko Nadia Backes as the new Head of its Representation in Luxembourg. Ms Backes, who will take up office on 1 September 2016, brings over twenty years of experience in European and international affairs and politics...
IP/16/2035  01-06-2016 - European Youth Orchestra will be able to continue its activities 
European Commission - Commission - Press release European Brussels, 1 June 2016 Today, the European Commission has found short and long term solutions to keep the European Union Youth Orchestra (EUYO) alive. The Orchestra has been a symbol of Europe's cultural diversity for the last 40 years.
IP/16/1806  30-05-2016 - European Commission appoints new Head of European Commission Regional Office in Bonn, Germany 
European Commission - - Press release European Commission Brussels, 30 May 2016 Today, the European Commission appointed Jochen Pöttgen as the new Head of the European Commission Regional Office in Bonn. He will take up office on 01 June 2016.
IP/16/1648  30-05-2016 - European Commission appoints new Head of European Commission Regional Office in Marseille, France 
European Commission - - Press release European Commission Brussels, 30 May 2016 Today, the European Commission appointed Alain Dumort as the new Head of the European Commission Regional Office in Marseille. He will take up office on 1 June 2016.
STATEMENT/16/1892  24-05-2016 - Joint Statement on the outcomes of the World Humanitarian Summit 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 24 May 2016 On the occasion of the World Humanitarian Summit on 23-24 May in Istanbul, Turkey, Kristalina Georgieva, Vice-President of the European Commission, Neven Mimica, Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development and Christos Stylianides, Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management, have issued the...